rsync hanging after working reliably for years on one of my shares

Kevin Korb kmk at
Fri Jul 13 11:14:20 MDT 2012

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Also, try copying just that specific file.

On 07/13/12 13:09, Dan Stromberg wrote:
> On Fri, Jul 13, 2012 at 1:21 PM, Rob J. Caskey 
> <rcaskey at <mailto:rcaskey at>>
> wrote:
> Howdy all,____
> __ __
> I?m using rsync in conjunction with backuppc and have been backing 
> up this share without incident for almost 3 years and it has
> decided to go and hang on me. Other shares on the same machine sync
> fine with identical settings, and nothing has changed on the backup
> end other than some routine dist-upgrades to keep update on
> security patches. I checked the apt cache and no rsync related
> dpkgs seemed to be hanging around in there so?
> I'd probably try an strace of a stuck rsync or similar: 

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